Description: The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is offering the Wighton Fellowship in Engineering for professional or academic staff working in the engineering department of an ACU member university in a low or middle-income country.
Course Level: Fellowship
Field of Study: Engineering
Eligibility Status: Applicants must be professional or academic staff working in the engineering department of an ACU member university in a low or middle-income country.
Eligible Countries: Low or middle-income country
Number of Awardees: Not specified
Value of Scholarship: Up to GBP 5000 and intended to cover:
- international economy return airfare and other travel costs
- medical insurance and visa fees
- board and lodging fees
- research costs
Duration of Fellowship: The tenure of the fellowship must be for a period of less than six months, and travel must be completed by 1 August 2018..
How to Apply: Apply here. Applicants must submit a proposal for the fellowship and provide proof of support from the host institution and the Executive Head of their home institution.
Fellows are required to submit a 1000-2,500 word report within three months of the fellowship ending.
Application Deadline: Friday 12th May 2017 at 23:59 BST.
Award Provider: Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)